Wisteria at Kameido (Kameido Tenjin fuji [no] hana), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 亀戸藤花」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #55.6, pl. 768; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #65.06; Matsuki 1939, #37

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 36.2 cm (9 1/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.399

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9895, 54.399

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24